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  • Cop of the year leads public fight against breast cancer

    Cop of the year leads public fight against breast cancer
    There weren't any bells ringing to announce the beginning of Kariann Hill's fight, but the 26-year-old Round Lake Beach Police officer didn't need one. "I'm ready to kick cancer's ass," Hill said before walking into her first chemotherapy treatment...
  • Harvard's Julio Frenk is new University of Miami president

    Julio Frenk, a former health minister in Mexico and a dean who helped quadruple fundraising at Harvard during his recent tenure there, was tapped Monday as the next president of the University of Miami. The school's board of trustees unanimously approved...
  • Lehigh professor develops blood test for cancer

    Lehigh professor develops blood test for cancer
    When it comes to cancer, early detection can be the difference between life and death. Many people, however, don't find out they have cancer until they experience symptoms, and by then it's all the harder to beat. It's an unfortunate chronology that...
  • Help wanted? Palos Heights teen answers call

    Help wanted? Palos Heights teen answers call
    Michael Schalasky comes from a big family. Several members have had a role in making the 18-year-old Palos Heights resident the man he is today. Consider Schalasky's cousin, Ray Vanco, 19, of Orland Park. Vanco suffers from idiopathic intracranial...
  • Burlington Central's Brenden Bush, Craig Schuring team up for no-hitter

    Brenden Bush and Craig Schuring teamed up for a no-hitter Saturday as Burlington Central beat Woodstock North 8-1 in baseball. Central (10-1) also beat Woodstock 6-5 as Parker Boron got the win and Andrew Wiss drove in four runs with three hits....
  • Phil Mickelson has Augusta jumping

    Phil Mickelson has Augusta jumping
    The word shot from his mouth in rhythm with the fists that pumped above his head. "Yes!" shouted Phil Mickelson, his intonation and intention clear amid another Masters roar. "Yes!" Yes, yes, one of the few people in the world who actually look good...
  • Cancer surge in China prompts rise of special patient hotels

    Li Xiaohe has set herself up for the long haul in a cramped but sunny room in western Beijing, about a block from China's most renowned cancer hospital. Her laundry dries on hangers and her husband cooks in a communal kitchen as she embarks on an 84-day...
  • Spencer Mahoney leads Valparaiso baseball past Oakland

    Spencer Mahoney homered and drove in three runs as Valparaiso University held off Oakland 8-7 Saturday in Horizon League baseball at Emory Bauer Field in Valparaiso. Mahoney, Nate Palace and Shea Molitor all went 2-for-5 for the Crusaders (12-17, 8-5),...
  • Racing From Cancer: Kensington Woman Doesn't Let Chemo Slow Her

    MIDDLETOWN — Kimberly Markey ran 50 road races last year. She was also undergoing treatment after being diagnosed with breast cancer in 2013. And she had a hysterectomy in February 2014. Markey, a mother of two from Kensington, will run the...
  • Little Village mother forgives son's killer, forms ministry to combat gangs

    Little Village mother forgives son's killer, forms ministry to combat gangs
    Doris Hernandez still doesn't know who killed her son Freddy Cervantes two years ago. She said she doesn't need to know. She already forgives the perpetrator. At a vigil in memory of her son the day after he died, she stunned a crowd of young mourners...
  • Dr. Bernie Siegel, noted author coming to Bethlehem, explains how positive attitude helps in healing

    Dr. Bernie Siegel, noted author coming to Bethlehem, explains how positive attitude helps in healing
    No matter the health challenge, you have potential to help yourself heal. "Your body believes what your mind visualizes," says Dr. Bernie Siegel, an author of books on healing and the power of the mind over the body. It's a philosophy Siegel has built...